International News

Ministers get plastic credit

A credit card company, a bank and a missionary organization in Argentina are launching a credit card for ministers and missionaries. Visa, Argentina's Mercantile...

Brutality, oppression outrage visitors

Bethlehem At the invitation of Sabeel Liberation Theology Center and its local and international partners, more than 900 people (Christians, Muslims and Jews) from diverse...

Church leaders cry out for help

Nairobi Kenya's church leaders have called for the United States and Britain to bring pressure to bear on the Kenyan government to ensure that the...

Trial beats temptation in prayer

LONDON Conservative lay members of the Church of England have failed in their bid to keep a traditional form of the Lord's Prayer as the...

World Bank and world’s faiths promise to work together

London The World Bank and the world's major religions are to establish joint working groups on development issues, it was announced today at the end...

World briefs

Mexican primate dies (ENS)--The first primate of the Anglican Church of Mexico has died at the age of 73. Retired Archbishop Jose Guadalupe Saucedo guided the...

Bishop, Israeli envoy’s talks cordial

Embroiled in controversy over a Christmas sermon denouncing Israel's treatment of Palestinian Arabs, Bishop John Baycroft of Ottawa met Israeli Ambassador David Sultan recently...